News

IMG_9592

Grand Haven Schools Foundation Embarks on Fundraising for Literacy Program

Grand Haven Schools Foundation (GHSF) is gaining momentum as they tackle some of the greatest challenges for Grand Haven Area Public Schools (GHAPS). Immediately following a grant to fund sixty-seven preschool scholarships and a $20,000 grant for a new social-emotional ...
Read More
Second Step Image

GHSF assists GHAPS with Social-Emotional Curriculum Initiative

The Grand Haven Schools Foundation (GHSF) has committed to assisting Grand Haven Area Public Schools (GHAPS) with the acquisition of a social emotional curriculum program for preschool school through fourth grade. The curriculum is named Second STEP utilizing the following ...
Read More
Katie Appold

Katie Appold joins GHSF as Executive Director

GRAND HAVEN SCHOOLS FOUNDATION HIRES EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR The Board of Directors of the Grand Haven Schools Foundation is pleased to announce that Katie Appold has been named its new executive director. Appold will lead the organization in its mission to support ...
Read More
ghsf

Grand Haven Schools Foundation Makes Grant For Preschool Scholarships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 22, 2016 GH SCHOOLS FOUNDATION MAKES GRANT FOR PRESCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS At its June meeting, the Board of Directors of the Grand Haven Schools Foundation voted to grant $65,000 to the Grand Haven Preschool Development Program for ...
Read More
preschool

Preschool May Be Affordable or Even Free! Ask Us How.

Your child may qualify for free preschool. Applications are made through the Grand Haven Area Public Schools (GHAPS), and the funding for scholarships is provided by the Grand Haven Schools Foundation. To find the best program for your child and ...
Read More
Health Zone Chiropractic

Health Zone Chiropractic Hosts Unwine-D & Color For GHSF

Dr. Matt Dirkse, his wife Kate, and the entire Health Zone staff have hosted fundraisers for GHSF for the past three years. This year’s event, “Unwine-d & Color,” was great fun! GHSF is grateful to Health Zone Chiropractic for its ...
Read More
earlyedexpo1

Attend The Early Education Expo Held Every January

At the Early Education Expo, parents have a chance to learn about preschool programs, meet area preschool directors, and find the best fit for their children. Parents can also learn about preschool scholarships, available to those who qualify. This event ...
Read More

GHSF Makes Grant For Preschool Scholarships

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2015 GH SCHOOLS FOUNDATION MAKES GRANT FOR PRESCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS At its June meeting, the Board of Directors of the Grand Haven Schools Foundation voted to grant $51,000 to the Grand Haven Preschool Development Program for preschool scholarships ...
Read More
ladiesnightout-1024x683

Ladies Night Out 2015

Dr. Matt Dirkse, director of Health Zone (at right, with his daughter) presents a donation to Lana Jacobson (left) and Anne McLaughlin during Ladies’ Night Out 2015. On March 26 at the Tri-Cities Historical Museum, Health ZoneChiropractic of Grand Haven threw ...
Read More